MISC, AL&H 8/9/1861

   August 9, 1861:  Yesterday all the cars from Leesburg {belonging to the Alexander, Loudoun & Hampshire RR} passed our gate drawn by oxen and mules. They were going to Piedmont for the use of the army, so we look for a speedy movement in the army. {See Diary of Thomas R. Sharp 1861}
From the Diary of Mrs. Ida Dulaney. Transcription provided by the Thomas Balch Library, Leesburg, Va.
   Mrs. Dulaney live at Oakley Plantation near Upperville, Va.